17 Fire Departments Called to Put Out Giant West Lebanon Fire – Local Red Cross Responds #tristateredcross
In West Lebanon, IN, firefighters from 17 surrounding fire departments converged on a pallet fire that broke out just before noon yesterday. Reynolds Wood Products started the fire to dispose of wooden pallets but as the wind picked up, the fire raged out of control.
John Terhune, West Lebanon Fire Chief, stated, "It started as a controlled burn. It got out of hand because it is so windy.
The American Red Cross of Evansville - Wabash Valley covers the Lebanon area along with 33 counties in three states.